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Colonel Frog is a long time science fiction and fantasy fan. He loves reading novels in the field, and he also enjoys watching movies (as well as reading lots of other genre books).

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Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Tuesday 7th February 2017).

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Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Tuesday 7th February 2017).

Here are our picks of today’s best science fiction and fantasy news, features, reviews and articles off-world from SFcrowsnest . . . Jennifer Tilly Teases Tiffany’s Return to ‘Cult of Chucky’ Movie. Everything We Know About Disney Parks’ STAR WARS-Themed Land. The Full Trailer for Samurai Jack Season Five Is Dark as Hell. New Marvel’s Iron […]

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Iron Fist (2nd big trailer for Marvel TV series).

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Iron Fist (2nd big trailer for Marvel TV series).

Fifteen years after being presumed dead in a plane crash, Danny Rand (actor Finn Jones) mysteriously returns to New York City determined to reclaim his birthright and family company. Same story-line as Arrow, basically, for those who have been watching the DC-based TV series (as we have on Amazon Prime). However, when a long-destined enemy […]

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Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Saturday 4th February 2017).

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Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Saturday 4th February 2017).

Here are our picks of today’s best science fiction and fantasy news, features, reviews and articles off-world from SFcrowsnest . . . Should Chris Nolan Direct The Batman? Adam Savage’s Modified Nerf Rifle is the Best Secret Santa Gift. Transformers: The Last Knight Synopsis Released. “It” Reveals New On-Set Photo of Finn Wolfhard. ‘Nightmare Soup’ Is […]

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The Handmaid’s Tale TV series (new trailer).

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The Handmaid’s Tale TV series (new trailer).

Out April 26th 2017 via Hulu, The Handmaid’s Tale TV series is based on the book of the same name by Margaret ‘I don’t really write science fiction’ Atwood. The Handmaid’s Tale is set in the Republic of Gilead, a nasty future theocratic dictatorship that was formerly the USA, and is recounted by Offred – a female […]

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Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Wednesday 1st February 2017).

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Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Wednesday 1st February 2017).

Here are our picks of today’s best science fiction and fantasy news, features, reviews and articles off-world from SFcrowsnest . . . The Fellowship of the Ring Is Still Ready to Take on a Cave Troll. 13 great horror films on Netflix you haven’t seen! The Long-Awaited Live-Action Rats of NIMH Movie Has Found Its Director. […]

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Star Trek Discovery TV series: new teaser trailer.

February 1, 2017 | By | Reply More
Star Trek Discovery TV series: new teaser trailer.

Here’s the second teaser trailer for the new Star Trek Discovery TV series. While the first trailer just gave us the logo and the starship whoosh, this one dives behind the scenes for a little glimpse from the sets and the production department. Hey, I’m just happy I’m getting to watch this at the same […]

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John Hurt, RIP: War Doctor no more.

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John Hurt, RIP: War Doctor no more.

Sir John Hurt has just passed away of Pancreatic cancer at the age of 77. John was a staple stalwart of many genre movies and TV series, including V for Vendetta and Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull, he was the billionaire S.R. Hadden in Contact, he played Winston Smith in the film adaptation […]

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Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Thursday 26th January 2017).

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Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Thursday 26th January 2017).

Here are our picks of today’s best science fiction and fantasy news, features, reviews and articles off-world from SFcrowsnest . . . The Official Title for Star Wars: Episode VIII Revealed. NASA’s New Astronaut Suits Are Straight Out of 2001: A Space Odyssey. Goosebumps Masks Coming This Halloween! A Fight Over The Hobbit Inspired Marlon James […]

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Star Wars: The Last Jedi will be the new movie.

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Star Wars: The Last Jedi will be the new movie.

The next Star Wars flick has just picked up an official title and it is Star Wars: The Last Jedi – nice. But is that Jedi singular or Jedi plural? Only time and the Force will tell.

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Star Trek fan film Axanar settles law suit with CBS and Paramount.

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Star Trek fan film Axanar settles law suit with CBS and Paramount.

Kickstarter-funded fan film Prelude to Axanar has just settled their law suit brought against them by CBS and Paramount. The film is a mockocumentary going behind the Battle of Axanar, the first big military dust-off between the United Federation of Planets and the Klingon Empire. The Axanar bods said: “Axanar Productions is pleased to announce […]

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